#1 Season Opening

Sunday October 10, 2021, 2:30PM

Grand Forks Masonic Center - 423 Bruce Ave

● Edward Elgar (1857 – 1934)
Pomp and Circumstance, military marches, Op. 39 No. 1 in D major

 
● Gustav Holst (1874 – 1934)
Brook Green Suite, H. 190
I. Prelude
II. Air
III. Dance

 
● Philip Wilby (1949 – )
Concerto for Euphonium
I. Non Troppo Allegro
II. Dance Zeibékikos
III. Andante
IV. Allego Vivace
Soloist: Dr. Joel Pugh, euphonium

 
(intermission)

 
● Felix Mendelssohn (1809 – 1847)
Symphony No. 3 in A minor, Op. 56 "Scottish"
I. Andante con moto — Allegro un poco agitato
II. Vivace non troppo
III. Adagio
IV. Allegro vivacissimo — Allegro maestoso assai

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#2 December Concert

Sunday, December 12, 2021, 2:30PM

Grand Forks Masonic Center - 423 Bruce Ave

● Johann Baptist Vanhal (1739 – 1813)
Concerto for Double Bass in D major
Soloist: Michael Farrick, double bass (Winner of the 2021 GGFSO Youth Concerto Competition)

 
● P. I. Tchaikovsky (1840 – 1893)
“Nutcracker” Suite No. 1 Op. 71a
I. Miniature Overture
II. Danses caractéristiques
a. Marche
b. Dance of the Sugar-Plum Fairy 
c. Russian Dance (Trepak)
d. Arabian Dance
e. Chinese Dance
f. Reed-Flutes
III. Waltz of the Flowers

 
(intermission)

 
● A Selection of British Carols
(arranged for orchestra by Tom Kennedy, John Cacavas, and John Finnegan)

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#3 Spring Concert

Sunday March 6, 2022, 2:30PM

Grand Forks Masonic Center - 423 Bruce Ave


● Walton, William (1902 – 1983)
Viola Concerto
I. Andante comodo
II. Vivo, con molto preciso
III. Allegro moderato
Soloist: David Pedraza, viola

 
● Gustav Holst (1874 – 1934)
The Planets
I. Mars, the Bringer of War
II. Venus, the Bringer of Peace
III. Mercury, the Winged Messenger
IV. Jupiter, the Bringer of Jollity
V. Saturn, the Bringer of Old Age
VI. Uranus, the Magician
VII. Neptune, the Mystic

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Tuesday March 29, 2022

● Benjamin Britten (1913 – 1976)
Young Person’s Guide to the Orchestra Op. 34 (Variations and Fugue on a Theme of Purcell)

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#4 Season Finale

Sunday May 8, 2022, 2:30PM

Grand Forks Masonic Center - 423 Bruce Ave

● Edward Elgar (1857 – 1934)
Chanson de Matin (Morning Song) Op. 15 No. 1

 
● Edward Elgar (1857 – 1934)
Enigma Variations, Op. 36 (Variations on an original theme)

 
● Edward Elgar (1857 – 1934)
Cello Concerto in E minor Op. 85
I. Adagio – Moderato
II. Lento – Allegro molto
III. Adagio
IV. Allegro – Moderato – Allegro, ma non-troppo – Poco più lento – Adagio
Soloist: Joseph Elworthy, cello.

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